Seton Catholic Elementary School

In 1976 Seton was founded as a result of a consolidation of St. Andrew and St. Mary Schools.
In 1982 Holy Family School joined the consolidation.  Seton Catholic School exists to serve Jesus Christ as an integral part of the mission of Saint Andrew, Saint Mary, and Holy Family parishes.
Worship, academics, community, and service comprise a quality Catholic Education.
Sharing the message of Jesus is at the heart of our mission, underlying everything that we do. Through the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the intercession of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, the faculty and staff strive to teach as Jesus did, working with parents and guardians to guide students toward spiritual, academic and personal excellence.

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Seton Catholic Elementary School places among the top 20% of private schools in Indiana for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Learning Difference ProgramsYes

Student Body

Total Students294 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Seton Catholic Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
88%
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Khaki or blue pants and plain shirt with collar)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,755
Tuition NotesCost is for parishioners. Call school office for nonparishioner rate.
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLinda Westjohn

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • In 1976 Seton was founded as a result of a consolidation of St. Andrew and St. Mary Schools.In 1982 Holy Family School joined the consolidation. Seton Catholic School exists to serve Jesus Christ as an integral part of the mission of Saint Andrew, Saint Mary, and Holy Family parishes. Worship, academics, community, and service comprise a quality Catholic Education. Sharing the message of Jesus is at the heart of our mission, underlying everything that we do. Through the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the intercession of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, the faculty and staff strive to teach as Jesus did, working with parents and guardians to guide students toward spiritual, academic and personal excellence.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Seton Catholic Elementary School is Seton Catholic High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is Richmond Friends School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Richmond
    Richmond Friends School
    Special Program Emphasis (Friends)
    Grades: PK-8 | 72 students
    0.2 miles
    607 W Main St
    Richmond, IN 47374
    (765) 966-5767
    0.2 PK-8
    72
  • Richmond
    Grades: 7-12 | 339 students
    1 miles
    233 S 5th St
    Richmond, IN 47374
    (765) 965-6956
    1 7-12
    339
  • Richmond
    Oak Park Academy
    (Pentecostal)
    Grades: 1-12 | 13 students
    2.1 miles
    1920 Chester Blvd
    Richmond, IN 47374
    (765) 962-3693
    2.1 1-12
    13
  • Richmond
    Wernle Childrens Home School
    All-boys  | Alternative School (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: 7-12 | 31 students
    2.4 miles
    2000 Wernle Rd
    Richmond, IN 47374
    (765) 966-2506
    2.4 7-12
    31
  • Richmond
    Grades: PK-8 | 122 students
    7.6 miles
    500 Elks Road
    Richmond, IN 47374
    (765) 935-3215
    7.6 PK-8
    122

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The average private school tuition in Indiana is $5,377 for elementary schools and $9,991 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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